Awesome Client Testimonials

Client Testimonials

I focus all SEO, SEM and SMO efforts on delivering long-term, stable strategic results for my clients. Below you will find 100% real and authentic Digital Marketing and Search Engine Optimization testimonials from several of my passionate clients. If you would like specifics and proof such as website URL’s and actual examples of work performed, please contact me.

Omar Barbosa

“Anyone looking for the Swiss Army knife of search engine optimization (SEO), web design and social media program execution need look no further then Shannon Steffen. Shannon possesses a broad perspective as well as the experience to execute projects from kick-off to go-live. I look forward to collaborating with Shannon again soon.”

Director Business Development,

Kelly Mottl

“Shannon is great to work with, and has outstanding expertise in analysis and SEO. She's got unparalleled analytic and problem solving abilities as well as extensive technical knowledge. Besides being a joy to work with, Shannon is a take-charge person who is able to present creative solutions to complex problems and communicate the benefits to the company. Certainly someone I'd want to to have on my team.”

Marketing Automation Specialist,
Monster Worldwide

Bill Caraher

“I have had the pleasure of working with Shannon on a few occasions. She is someone who is constantly learning and applying the latest SEO techniques for her clients. Shannon's unique "Human SEO" approach is groundbreaking and ultra effective to achieve her client's search objectives. Adding to her SEO expertise, she has mad skills in Web design, eCommerce, site hosting and Wordpress.”

CIO & Director of Ops.

Erin Hoffman

“Shannon was an extremely valuable asset as we worked to grown in our understanding of SEO best practices and how we could implement them on our website in an efficient manner. She is a fantastic teacher and very well-versed in her areas of expertise!”

Director of E-Commerce,
Door County Coffee & Tea Co.

Nika Stewart

“I am thrilled with the work Shannon did with the SEO for my website. Shannon took a concept that was confusing to me, and made it easy to understand. She gave our team actionable tips, and we are seeing results! Shannon's comprehensive program, along with her delightful personality, make SEO fun!”

Co-founder & CEO,
Streambank Media

Dafna Chaffino

“As an SEO consultant Shannon is professional, speedy and she gets results. Her SEO expertise and her ability to adapt that expertise to work within a restrictive system makes Shannon my very first choice for any and all SEO projects.”

Marketing Web Producer,

Sara Meaney

“Shannon is a true professional. She asks the right questions, tailors the response and ensure that her delivery is of the highest quality. I have recommended her work to several colleagues and would not hesitate to do do the same in the future. Shannon is fantastic and her positive attitude is contagious.”

President, Strategy & Growth,
Hanson Dodge Creative

Lori Thomas

“Shannon is top shelf. In two short months I have already seen the traction of her expertise. She delivers on her promise and also helped me make small tweaks on my website which have resulted in a more positive user experience.”

Wisconsin Pet Care

Jay Schneider

“In a sea of SEO 'experts' who don't live up to the hype, Shannon is one of the true sources of information I actually trust. She has always delivered practical advice to our company and clients. We've seen positive results from implementing a number of her solutions and I have and would recommend her for SEO consulting. ”

Director of Business Development,
Brilliance Business Solutions

Renee Berger

“Shannon is an expert in SEO and SEM strategy and I am extremely grateful to have worked with her. The difference she has helped Western States achieve is nothing short of amazing and exciting. Shannon’s underlying energy and enthusiasm is contagious and her expertise is exactly what companies and customers need today to properly focus their online efforts.”

Creative Director,
Western States Envelope & Label

Ann G

“You have some magic SEO! My online shop has been Googled and normally takes months or it never takes! One day later is a world’s record for me! I just wanted to say thanks again! I highly recommend your SEO services!”

- ANN G.
Founder & Advocate,
Go Pink T-Shirts

Kimberly Cole

“I was happily surprised when Shannon accepted my invitation to be keynote speaker at our YNPN Annual Meeting. From start to finish, Shannon was delightful to work with. She had great ideas and a great sense of humor... It was one of the best programs we’ve ever hosted. Shannon knows her stuff when it comes to SEO and she’s only interested in doing things the right way - no shortcuts, no dirty tricks, no black hat. I always trust and appreciate her recommendations.”

Board Member,
YNPN - Greater Milwaukee Chapter

Johnathan Crawford

"Shannon brings a unique set of eyeballs to the table and is able to see the forest your business is in when you can only see the tree bark up close. Better yet, she can see around corners and into the future. As a business adviser, she is a tremendous asset in all things Web related. I would recommend her to anyone seeking to solve complex problems involving the web, digital marketing, and especially SEO-related challenges. The ROI is well worth the investment."

Director of Marketing Services,
Cultivate Communications

Alex Wathen

“Shannon is on the cutting edge of internet marketing and the use of social media to accomplish this goal. I approached her to solve a lot of my issues related to how to efficiently maintain blogs and social media and I was very impressed by the solutions that she came up with for me. She has been a great help and I look forward to benefiting from more of her great work in the future.”

Wathen & Associates

Catrina Boettner

“Shannon has a wealth of knowledge that she can adapt and apply to any business or situation. Shannon gets down to the core of what your goals are and what makes you or your business unique to achieve the best results possible.”

Founder & CEO,
Blogger Effect, LLC

Jesse Petersen

“Shannon is a delight to work and collaborate with. She's a supreme expert in her area of expertise and is a positive force directing the work that she oversees. You would be doing your business a disservice to not listen to her recommendations about SEO.”

Managing Member
Petersen Media Group, LLC

Mike Kissel

"Excira Media is a great partner/vendor when it comes to Search Engine Optimization in the Milwaukee area. Shannon truly is a Human SEO that can break down the complexities of a very technical and ever changing subject like SEO and teach it to an average person. If you need a highly competent SEO to lay out a plan for your business, or want to develop your own staff with SEO training, I can highly recommend Shannon Steffen and her team at Excira Media!"

Digital Marketing Specialist,
Cultivate Communications

Courtenay Ennis

“Shannon was great to talk with, answered all my questions, and provided great service. The results with my SEO have been fantastic. I highly recommend Shannon to anyone looking to increase their SEO and other aspects of website optimization!”

Voice Teacher,
Courtenay Ennis Studio

Phil Gerbyshak

“Shannon is truly amazing. Shannon took an idea and turned it into something I could use and be proud of in a matter of days. I needed something that would pop off the page, and what Shannon created was nothing short of a masterpiece, consistent with my brand and creatively edgy enough to get folks attention. I look forward to the next opportunity I have to work with Shannon – and I can’t recommend her highly enough!”

Keynote Speaker,
Make It Great! Institute

Heather Acton

“Shannon not only had one of the most informative presentations on SEO for WordPress, but offered up tons of other tips on SEO and blogging. Shannon was not shy about sharing her vast wealth of knowledge with any of us sponges, and I appreciate it so much. You’re a treasure, Shannon!”


Pam Gobiel

“I just wanted to let you know that my local newspaper noticed your press release and contacted me for an interview. I can’t thank you enough for helping me get noticed. I’ve seen quite an increase in hits to my site, and the SEO you did has definitely increased my sales. You’re the best!”

Founder & Graphic Artist,
Fun T-shirts

Holly Lewis

“Shannon has been a huge help with the launching of my new business. She has helped me set my website up to not only look the best, but also be optimized. She took the time to explain the details/terminology to me so I could easily understand. I would highly recommend Shannon's expertise and knowledge! She's top notch!”

Founder & Dog Trainer,
Cold Nose Canine

Audrie Quick

“Shannon... has been an invaluable asset. She has impeccable skills in writing, search engine optimization, and online marketing. Shannon is able to take direction from a simple email or two, and offers very fast turnaround. Contact with her is courteous and professional. I have also referred several of my own clients to her. I highly recommend any service Shannon has to offer to those who are serious about successful online ventures.”

Peon Productions

Rick Dearborn

“We had real problems, basically our blog posts were not being picked up by search engines at all. Shannon did a full analysis of our site, and identified keywords from competitors in our industry. She worked with us to understand her recommendations and how to implement them. Within one week of implementing her recommendations, some of our blog posts became the top listings on Google. Shannon is very professional, patient, and great to work with.”